UI/UX Architect at Katerra
Menlo Park, CA, US
Katerra is building complex software that encompasses site selection, demographics, property development decision making and design and documentation for buildings. The UI/UX architect will help define the user interaction and interface for a layman to use this system.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Initiate and lead relevant UX activities including persona development; epic / user story / user flow creation and documentation, wireframes, journey map design and analysis, information architecture, interaction design and interaction testing & feedback
Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
Lead efforts on Scope, Plan, deliver, guide, UI design for multiple projects. Performing planned UX activities on time and on budget
Plan, design execute user research. Interviewing and presenting concepts, ideas, interaction strategy and designs to client
Plan and conduct Usability testing, analyze test results and recommend redesign approach
Establish best practices and develop a corporate process, standard and governance around UX
Must be able to work and collaborate closely with Project Managers, Product Owner, Solution Architects, Business Analysts, Designers, and Developers
Must be able to multi-task, working on multiple projects
Participate, as a UX Architect, in all aspects of the software development cycle as needed, from research, analysis, design through release within an agile organization
Coach and assist the team with development of UX designs
Stay on top of user/customer experience trends and best practices across interaction types (web, mobile)
Work in cross-functional teams, to plan, prioritize, and deliver information architecture, information design, page/screen layouts, tools, services and applications to support the complete cohesive user experience
Facilitate client and user discussions, design and testing regarding user experience
Work closely with key stakeholders to communicate design strategy and rationale
Required Skills & Experience

Minimum of 10years of professional UX experience; Total 15+ years of industry experience.
Experience in Adobe Creative Cloud suite, Axure, Balsamiq, Invision, UXPin, InDesign, Sketch, Powerpoint or other
Experience in usability testing tools
Understanding of mobile and web standards and trends as they relate to user interaction including HTML/CSS, DHTML, Javascript, Ajax, mashups, and Web Services
HTML/CSS and Javascript development skills
Deep knowledge of user centered design processes and methodology
Experience designing web and mobile solutions for enterprise platforms
Experience gathering, documenting and analyzing business, functional, and end user requirements, and addressing identified needs within the user/customer experience design
Experience in user/customer experience Prototyping and usability analysis and Testing
Advanced knowledge of wireframing and/or prototyping tools and methodologies
Health care industry experience a plus
Strong problem-solving skills
Strong communication, leadership and presentation skills
Self-motivated and able to work independently or as part of a team
Experience in a fast-paced software environment , and an ability to execute against aggressive timelines
High energy level, enthusiastic, and eager to do what is necessary to be successful
Highly creative and inquisitive; able to multitask effectively
Bachelor or Master’s degree in Human-Computer Interaction, Human Factors in Information Design, Human Centered Design, Industrial Design, Psychology, or other relevant field